Eureka Summit

Eureka Summit is the highest point on the Glenn Highway

Eureka Summit is a mountain pass at an elevation of 1.016m (3,332ft) above the sea level, located in Matanuska-Susitna Borough, in the U.S. state of Alaska. It’s the highest point on the Glenn Highway.

The road to the summit is totally paved. It’s called Glenn Highway (part of Alaska Route 1). The road is 288km (179 miles) long, running from Anchorage to Glennallen. The drive takes travelers north of Anchorage and along historic pathways and natural wonders of Alaska. This summit receives several feet of snow each winter.